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Forever 21 sales associate, Noelle De Leon, rings up a customer.

The end of fast fashion

May 24, 2020

Forever 21 was once the fashion empire feared by other retailers and grew faster than anyone could have anticipated; however, faced with the competition of fast fashion and internal co...

Blueberries are a superfruit packed with antioxidants that may fight disease and help with brain health.

The food industry is plotting against us, one fake blueberry at a time

November 15, 2014

Consuming enough servings of fruit was already challenging enough before it began deceiving us. We are encountering an interesting situation where we are being bombarded with...

The Hershey Company, Nestlé, and Cadbury are three of the leading importers of Ivory Coast cocoa.

Sweet justice in the chocolate industry

September 16, 2014

For almost two decades, major chocolate companies have maintained a lower price level by sourcing their cocoa from plantations that use slave labor. Now, something is finally b...

Ariana’s grand entry into the music industry

December 13, 2013

Since the age of 13, Ariana Grande had been a performer. From her first broadway show to voiceovers, to the hit-series Victorious, Grande finally landed herself in the music in...

Music piracy good for Industry

April 2, 2013

Piracy is widely regarded as the bane of the music industry. Those sentiments are most often spouted by big record labels and advertising agencies who seek to maintain the status quo that is rapidly crumbling around them. From a consumer standpoint, piracy is great. Free music, average sound quality, and minimal work to download songs. The current arrangement,however, with sales from record...

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Rainbows revolutionize sandal industry

February 26, 2012

rainbow sandals It's warming up in Belmont, and for many kids at Carlmont that means bringing out the flip flops. Although many different brands of flip flops are worn, a very common and trendy kind you...

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